The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of HP products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HP over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are NOT representative of contractor rates within Hewlett-Packard Company.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP
Rank 36 37 48
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +11
Contract jobs citing HP 37 31 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 3.94% 4.04% 2.85%
As % of the Vendors category 10.08% 8.40% 6.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 13 12
Average daily rate £500 £120 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+316.66% -68.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £110 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £670 £440 £506
UK excluding London average daily rate £373 £370 £325
% change year-on-year
+0.67% +13.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.50 £13.65 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+72.16% -11.93%
HP
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Cheshire region.

Vendors Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
367 369 363
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 39.13% 48.05% 41.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 200 190 156
Average daily rate £425 £400 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +8.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £273 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 25 34
Average hourly rate £20.00 £18.13 £31.56
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.31% -42.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £10.00 £10.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £38.00 £43.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+22.85% +6.06%

HP
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing HP across the Cheshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

HP Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

HP
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing HP across the Cheshire region.

HP Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

HP
Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing HP across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016.

HP Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

HP
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing HP across the Cheshire region.

HP Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

HP
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing HP within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington -9 15 £600 +445.45% 3
Macclesfield 0 8 £281 -37.50%
Crewe - 2 - - 1
Chester -8 1 £275 -26.76% 1
Runcorn - 1 £230 -
HP
North West

HP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire region citing HP also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited HP.

1 26 (38.24%) Data Centre
2 22 (32.35%) IBM
2 22 (32.35%) Migration
3 19 (27.94%) VMware
4 18 (26.47%) Microsoft
5 17 (25.00%) Cisco
5 17 (25.00%) Windows
6 15 (22.06%) Citrix
6 15 (22.06%) VMware Infrastructure
7 14 (20.59%) Security Cleared
7 14 (20.59%) Mentoring
7 14 (20.59%) Active Directory
8 13 (19.12%) WAN
8 13 (19.12%) SCCM
9 12 (17.65%) Hyper-V
9 12 (17.65%) Coaching
9 12 (17.65%) OpenView
9 12 (17.65%) SLA
9 12 (17.65%) ITIL
9 12 (17.65%) EMC
9 12 (17.65%) Service Management
10 11 (16.18%) PMI
10 11 (16.18%) PMI Certification
10 11 (16.18%) MCP
10 11 (16.18%) HPUX
10 11 (16.18%) MS Office
10 11 (16.18%) MS Excel
10 11 (16.18%) 3PAR
10 11 (16.18%) Problem Management
11 9 (13.24%) Sun

HP
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire region citing HP also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited HP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (5.88%) Skype for Business
2 2 (2.94%) Drupal
2 2 (2.94%) NetWeaver
3 1 (1.47%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.47%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (1.47%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.47%) OpenStack
Applications
1 11 (16.18%) MS Excel
1 11 (16.18%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.94%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.41%) Office 365
2 1 (1.47%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (19.12%) WAN
2 5 (7.35%) SAN
3 4 (5.88%) LAN
4 3 (4.41%) Fibre Channel
4 3 (4.41%) Firewall
4 3 (4.41%) Network Security
5 2 (2.94%) Cisco IPT
5 2 (2.94%) Intranet
5 2 (2.94%) Skype
6 1 (1.47%) Internet
6 1 (1.47%) MPLS
6 1 (1.47%) NAS
6 1 (1.47%) Software-Defined Networking
6 1 (1.47%) VLAN
6 1 (1.47%) VoIP
6 1 (1.47%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.94%) Oracle Database
1 2 (2.94%) SAP BW
1 2 (2.94%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (7.35%) Cucumber
1 5 (7.35%) HP UFT
1 5 (7.35%) Selenium
2 4 (5.88%) eggPlant
3 1 (1.47%) JIRA
3 1 (1.47%) SoapUI
General
1 8 (11.76%) Finance
1 8 (11.76%) Telecoms
2 4 (5.88%) Banking
3 1 (1.47%) Back Office
3 1 (1.47%) Electronics
3 1 (1.47%) Front Office
3 1 (1.47%) Marketing
3 1 (1.47%) Retail
Job Titles
1 21 (30.88%) Architect
2 14 (20.59%) Consultant
3 12 (17.65%) Analyst
4 11 (16.18%) Service Analyst
4 11 (16.18%) Service Desk Analyst
5 9 (13.24%) Infrastructure Architect
6 8 (11.76%) Storage Architect
7 7 (10.29%) IT Architect
7 7 (10.29%) IT Infrastructure Architect
8 5 (7.35%) Implementation Consultant
8 5 (7.35%) Implementation Manager
8 5 (7.35%) Service Implementation Consultant
8 5 (7.35%) Service Implementation Manager
8 5 (7.35%) Service Manager
9 3 (4.41%) Coordinator
9 3 (4.41%) Service Desk Support
9 3 (4.41%) Service Desk Support Analyst
9 3 (4.41%) Support Analyst
9 3 (4.41%) VMware Architect
9 3 (4.41%) Windows Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (8.82%) JSON
2 5 (7.35%) WSDL
3 3 (4.41%) Middleware
4 2 (2.94%) SAP Basis
5 1 (1.47%) Gherkin
5 1 (1.47%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 26 (38.24%) Data Centre
2 11 (16.18%) PMI
3 8 (11.76%) Clustering
3 8 (11.76%) FlexPod
3 8 (11.76%) VCE vBlock
4 4 (5.88%) Replication
5 3 (4.41%) HP Superdome
6 2 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (2.94%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.47%) CESG
7 1 (1.47%) Enterprise Storage
7 1 (1.47%) HP StoreVirtual
7 1 (1.47%) Private Cloud
7 1 (1.47%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 17 (25.00%) Windows
2 11 (16.18%) HPUX
3 8 (11.76%) AIX
3 8 (11.76%) Linux
3 8 (11.76%) Solaris
4 7 (10.29%) Windows Server
5 5 (7.35%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (4.41%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (4.41%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (2.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (32.35%) Migration
2 14 (20.59%) Mentoring
3 12 (17.65%) Coaching
3 12 (17.65%) ITIL
3 12 (17.65%) Service Management
4 11 (16.18%) Problem Management
5 6 (8.82%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (7.35%) Automation Testing
6 5 (7.35%) Information Security
6 5 (7.35%) Project Management
7 4 (5.88%) DSDM
7 4 (5.88%) Extreme Programming
7 4 (5.88%) Feature Driven Development
7 4 (5.88%) Functional Testing
7 4 (5.88%) Kanban
7 4 (5.88%) Scrum
7 4 (5.88%) Scrum-ban
7 4 (5.88%) Unified Process
8 3 (4.41%) Change Management
8 3 (4.41%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 6 (8.82%) JavaScript
2 3 (4.41%) PowerShell
2 3 (4.41%) SQL
3 2 (2.94%) ABAP
3 2 (2.94%) Java
4 1 (1.47%) C++
4 1 (1.47%) Python
Qualifications
1 14 (20.59%) Security Cleared
2 11 (16.18%) MCP
2 11 (16.18%) PMI Certification
3 2 (2.94%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.47%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (1.47%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (17.65%) SLA
2 3 (4.41%) QA
3 1 (1.47%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (1.47%) HMG Security Policy Framework
System Software
1 15 (22.06%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (20.59%) Active Directory
3 12 (17.65%) Hyper-V
4 3 (4.41%) vSphere
4 3 (4.41%) Xen
5 2 (2.94%) VMware ESX
6 1 (1.47%) KVM
6 1 (1.47%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (1.47%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 13 (19.12%) SCCM
2 12 (17.65%) OpenView
3 4 (5.88%) HP Quality Center
4 3 (4.41%) EMC VPLEX
5 1 (1.47%) HP Data Protector
5 1 (1.47%) SCOM
5 1 (1.47%) SCVMM
5 1 (1.47%) Tivoli
5 1 (1.47%) vRealize
5 1 (1.47%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 22 (32.35%) IBM
2 19 (27.94%) VMware
3 18 (26.47%) Microsoft
4 17 (25.00%) Cisco
5 15 (22.06%) Citrix
6 12 (17.65%) EMC
7 11 (16.18%) 3PAR
8 9 (13.24%) Dell
8 9 (13.24%) Sun
9 5 (7.35%) BT
10 4 (5.88%) Brocade
10 4 (5.88%) SAP
11 2 (2.94%) Oracle
11 2 (2.94%) Red Hat
12 1 (1.47%) Avaya
12 1 (1.47%) F5
12 1 (1.47%) JD Edwards
12 1 (1.47%) Juniper
12 1 (1.47%) NetApp
12 1 (1.47%) Veritas
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